This Thing Rules

Finally, an affordable video light that's actually fantastic

Elevate your Zoom meetings, Twitch streams, or YouTube videos with this affordable LED panel light.

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Now that we’re all taking meetings at home, video has only become more important. We did a piece on ring lights, which are great, but they’re a little tricky to use, and they’re not as versatile as regular old panel lights. They’re also more expensive, as we’ll see.

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But first, before we get into this sick light, we should probably talk about lighting. How can lights be used to make you look good on video? What makes for a good light?

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